Hop Kotan Nonno by Hop Kotan Brewing

Hop Kotan Nonno

Hop Kotan Nonno is a 5% American Pale Ale from Hop Kotan Brewing, based in Kamifurano, in Hokkaido, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup, and can be found in both bottles and on tap across Japan. Hop Kotan Nonno takes its name from the local Ainu word “nonno” which translates into “flower” in English. Hop Kotan Nonno Aroma and …

Tall Boys Two Hop Pale Ale by Tall Boys Brewing

Tall Boys Two Hop Pale Ale

Tall Boys Two Hop Pale Ale is a 5.8% American Pale Ale from Tall Boys Brewing, based in Nagoya, in Aichi, Japan. It’s part of their bottled and draught lineup, though its availability is unknown at the time of writing. Tall Boys Two Hop Pale Ale was the first beer released by the brewery and it is made with Citra …

Shiga Kogen Cascade Pale Ale by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen Cascade Pale Ale

Shiga Kogen Cascade Pale Ale is a 5.5% American Pale Ale, from Tamamura Honten, based in Yamanouchi, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their single hop series, with this one focusing on self-cultivated Cascade hops, though its availability at the time of writing is unknown. Shiga Kogen Cascade Pale Ale has the same base as the Shiga Kogen Pale Ale though. …

Octone Yamabito Ale by Octone Brewing

Okutone Yamabito Ale・オクトネヤマビト・エール

Octone Yamabito Ale is a 5.5% English / American pale ale from Octone Brewing, based in Minakami, in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Octone Yamabito Ale uses only imported US Cascade hops with an English style pale ale for its base. Octone Yamabito Ale Aroma and Taste …

Nomcraft Space Melon by Nomcraft Brewing

Nomcraft Space Melon

Nomcraft Space Melon is a 5% American pale ale from Nomcraft Brewing, based in Aridagawa, in Wakayama, Japan. At the time of writing, it is unknown whether Nomcraft Space Melon is part of their regular or limited lineup, but it can be found in both bottles and on tap across Japan. Nomcraft Space Melon is brewed using imported Huell Melon, …

Kyoto Haru No Kimagure by Kyoto Brewing Company

Kyoto Haru No Kimagure・京都酒造春の気まぐれ

Kyoto Haru No Kimagure is a 6% American pale ale from Kyoto Brewing Company, based in Kyoto, in Kyoto prefecture, in Japan. It’s part of their spring lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap at various places across Japan. Kyoto Haru No Kimagure rough translates to “Whims of Spring” – perhaps referring to the sudden desire …

TDM Huell Melon Pale Ale by TDM 1874 Brewery

TDM Huell Melon Pale Ale・TDMヒュールメロンペール・エール

TDM Huell Melon Pale Ale is a 5.5% American Pale Ale from TDM 1874 Brewery, based in Tokaichiba, in Kanagawa, Japan. It’s part of their single hop series and can be found in both cans and on tap, though its availability throughout the year is unknown at the time of writing. As the name suggests, TDM Huell Melon Pale Ale …

TDM 1874 Pekko Pale Ale by TDM 1874 Brewery

TDM Pekko Pale Ale・TDMペッコペール・エール

TDM Pekko Pale Ale is a 5.5% American Pale Ale from TDM 1874 Brewery, based in Tokaichiba, in Kanagawa, Japan. It’s part of their draft and canned lineup, though its availability at the time of writing is unknown. As the name suggests, TDM Pekko Pale Ale is brewed using Pekko hops, named for the Finnish god of crops. TDM Pekko …

Zakkoku Tranquil Ale by Zakkoku Kobo Brewery

Zakkoku Tranquil Ale ・雑穀工房 トゥランクィルエール

Zakkoku Tranquil Ale is a 5% pale ale from Zakkoku Kobo Brewery based in Ogawa, in Saitama, Japan. Zakkoku Tranquil Ale is part of their spring seasonal lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap at limited places across Japan. Zakkoku Tranquil Ale is brewed using Cascade hops. Zakkoku Tranquil Ale Aroma and Taste I had originally …

Kobo Pale Ale by Kobo Brewery

Kobo Pale Ale・コボペールエール

Kobo Pale Ale is a 5% American pale ale from Kobo Brewery, based in Toyama, in Toyama, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found both in bottles and on tap at various places across Japan. Kobo Pale Ale is brewed using Mosaic and Citra hops imported from the USA. Kobo Pale Ale Aroma and Taste Kobo …